South Africa: Women Changing the World of Work

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The 61st Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, which is currently underway in New York, is discussing “Women Economic Empowerment in the Changing World of Work”.

East Africa: EALA Passes Pro-Women Bill

[East African] The East African Legislative Assembly sitting in Kigali for the fifth session of the Third Assembly from March 6-16, used the International Women’s Day marked on March 8, to pass a Bill that will among other things protect women and chil…

Kenya: Parties Must Fulfil Pledge On Women

[Nation] A pledge by the political parties to nominate at least 30 per cent of women candidates during their primaries scheduled for next month must be backed by concrete steps that include levelling the playing field and deliberately instituting affir…

Ethiopia: Taking Women Aboard Developmental Pushes

[Ethiopian Herald] Amongst countries in Africa, Ethiopia has come up with dynamic women model farmers. Also many Ethiopian women have been positioned in ministerial leadership post across key government sectors. However, it is also true that a signific…

Ethiopia: Taking Women Aboard Developmental Pushes

[Ethiopian Herald] Amongst countries in Africa, Ethiopia has come up with dynamic women model farmers. Also many Ethiopian women have been positioned in ministerial leadership post across key government sectors. However, it is also true that a signific…